Monteagle Limestone

Light-gray oolitic limestone containing interbedded argillaceous, bioclastic, or dolomitic limestone, dolomite, and medium-gray shale.
State Alabama
Name Monteagle Limestone
Geologic age Mississippian
Lithologic constituents
Major
Sedimentary > Carbonate > Limestone (Bed)Light-gray oolitic limestone
Sedimentary > Clastic > Mudstone > Shale (Bed)
Sedimentary > Carbonate > Dolostone (Bed)argillaceous, bioclastic, or dolomitic limestone, dolomite
Comments Note: Printed map uses unit symbol 'Mm'; digital map uses 'MIm'.
References

Szabo, M.W., Osborne, E.W., Copeland, C.W. Jr., and Neathery, T.L., 1988, Geologic Map of Alabama, Geological Survey of Alabama Special Map 220, scale 1:250,000.

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Counties DeKalb - Etowah - Jackson - Madison - Marshall